Wednesday, July 26, 2017


Charter vs Public Schools, Let the parents choose.

July 26, 2017 by  
Filed under Education, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Randi Weingarten, president of the nation’s second-largest teachers union, the American Federation of Teachers, used a speech last week to brand the education choice movement as racist. She also got personal, trying to pin the racist label onto Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos because DeVos is a passionate supporter of... [Read more...]

Western Values vs The Rest Of The World.

July 26, 2017 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Here’s part of President Donald Trump’s recent speech in Poland: “The fundamental question of our time is whether the West has the will to survive. Do we have the confidence in our values to defend them at any cost? Do we have enough respect for our citizens to protect our borders? Do we have the desire and the courage... [Read more...]

Black Newspapers & Media Companies Push for Report on Federal Ad Spending.

July 26, 2017 by  
Filed under Business, Money, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The Government Accountability Office (GAO) is set to begin work on a report detailing advertising spending by federal agencies—particularly as it pertains to Black and Latino media companies. “After several senators joined our request, including Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Shumer, GAO sent us an update in February saying... [Read more...]

The Art of the – Lie?

July 25, 2017 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) We have a commander-in-chief whose campaign chairman, son-in-law, and eldest son had a meeting with emissaries allegedly sent by the Russian Government to castigate the personality of Trump’s fierce competitor in the last general elections, Hillary Clinton. It is disheartening that Trump suggested on Twitter that “most... [Read more...]

Queen Sugar; Ralph Angel & Darla Love Affair.

July 25, 2017 by  
Filed under Ent., News, Opinion, Relationships, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Ava Duvernay’s Queen Sugar: To Usward (S2 E2) written by Jason Wilborn is wrought with authentic depictions of fragmented African American relationships that work to expand the limited narrative of black romance too often glamorized in pop culture today. There is a scene at the center of this episode between the characters... [Read more...]

O.J. Simpson Has Lost The Juice.

July 25, 2017 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Our Constitution is exceptional because the rule of law usurps the rule of man, even when it comes to a murderer like O.J. Simpson. Unless you’re blinded by skin color, you know O.J. Simpson is a murderer. O.J. was found “not guilty” by a jury of his peers in the double-murder of his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her... [Read more...]

Get Well Soon, Sen. John McCain.

July 24, 2017 by  
Filed under Health, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I don’t agree with Arizona Senator John McCain about very much, but I was saddened by his recent diagnosis of brain cancer.  He says he will be back on the Senate floor soon, sparring with Democrats.  I say, “Bring it on, McCain.”             McCain is a patriot.  He has been a thorn in 45’s side since... [Read more...]

Oliver Robinson – One Of The Biggest Neocolonial Sellouts In The History Of Urban Alabama.

July 24, 2017 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Political corruption on any level is damaging, especially if the offender is from an urban area in this country. One of the things I have personally seen over the years is that many urban politicians always talk a good game, but once they get in office, they deliberately turn their backs on the people who not only supported... [Read more...]

New Town Success Zone and Business Networking.

July 24, 2017 by  
Filed under Business, News, Opinion, Tech/Internet, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The Center for the Prevention of Health Disparities Providing relevant information is what entrepreneurs are in need of to assist in establishing a viable and growing business. The New Town Success Zone provides business services that promote networking for business owners and real advice from experiences and active business... [Read more...]

Israel & Palestine Conflict Continues On.

July 24, 2017 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) There’s been so much written about the questionable relationship between Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin that Benjamin Netanyahu’s influence over him has been ignored. The latest round of violence sparked by the murder of two Israeli police officers by three Palestinian gunmen outside of the Al-Aqsa Mosque puts this relationship... [Read more...]

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